Nearly 3,000 people were killed in the 9/11 attacks, but since then, thousands more have experienced related health problems.
A growing number of prosecutors are charging dealers for the deaths of customers who overdose on heroin or fentanyl.
The nation’s transplant network is taking a long-awaited step to ease a serious disparity, liver transplant wait time.
Going blind changed John Bramblitt’s perception of art, but he’s convinced that it’s for the better.
Many elderly patients deteriorate mentally or physically in the hospital, even if they recover from the original illness or injury that brou…
More than half of all pregnant women in the United States and Europe use acetaminophen, which is also found in medicines for allergies, cold…
A federal emergency declaration over Flint’s lead-tainted water crisis ended Sunday, but work continues to fix the water system.
Irish cyclist Nicolas Roche says he developed a serious case of bacterial pneumonia while in Brazil to compete in the Olympic road race.
Back to school means many kids lugging heavy backpacks on the bus and in the classroom. And that could mean health problems for your child.
More than 21-million children receive free or reduced lunch. Now, researchers are taking a closer look at what that means for their health.